Guidance – Publishers
California has procurement guidelines for companies interested in selling instructional materials in the state.
Publisher guidance is provided by content area during an adoption cycle.
Guidance – Publishers - Accessibility Features
California does not have guidelines for commercial or OER publishers, developers, or vendors related to accessibility features in products/services.
Request for Proposals/Request for Information
California does not have a request for proposals/request for information process.
State Master Contract - Contract with State
California does not have state master contract available for district and schools to make purchases directly with the state.
State Master Contract - Contract with Publisher
California does not have state master contract available for district and schools to make purchases directly with the publisher.
State Pricing Negotiation
California does not negotiate prices with publishers, vendors during the RFP/RFI process, and districts may purchase the materials directly from the vendor.
Manage Regional Purchasing Consortia
California does not manage regional groups that participate in regional purchasing consortia for instructional materials.